Video: Woman sought for kidnapping dog from Queens home

Posted at 8:08 AM, Oct 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-25 08:08:39-04

NORTH CORONA, Queens — Video was released Wednesday showing a woman kidnaping a dog from a Queens home's front yard, according to police.

The woman entered a fenced yard on 37th Avenue, near 97th Street, around 8:20 a.m. Friday, police said.

She then grabbed a shih tzu, 2, from the yard and fled, according to police.

Investigators released video of the incident, asking anyone who could identify the woman to come forward.

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